Wake Up Before Their Usual Time All Bright Eyed And Bushy Tailed
Why is it that on normal days you basically have to drag your kids out of bed, and the second it is a snow day they are all awake and cheerful and ready to get this day started?
Ask You Before It Is Even Light Out If They Can Go Sledding
Go Out Sledding For 15 Minutes, Come Back In And Drip All Over The Floor
Kids never stay outside long. It basically took you more time to bundle them up then it takes them to play outside, and then they reward you by forgetting to take their boots off on the doormat.
Demand Hot Chocolate
With extra mini marshmallows and whipped cream.
Refuse To Drink Hot Chocolate
Ask To Go Outside Again, This Time To Build A Snowman
Become Very Cranky When All You Have Are Baby Carrots, And Not Snowman Sized Ones
Exclaim They Are Bored
Even though they have rooms to clean, books to read, television to watch, movies to watch and toys to play with. And no school work to do. They will exclaim they are bored.
Find Your Secret Gift Stash
You need to go quickly hide wherever you have stashed the presents right now, because if your kids are off school today they will find them. Oh they will.
Check The Weather Every Half Hour And Exclaim They Hope Tomorrow is A Snow Day Too
And please, for all of our sakes, I hope it isn’t.
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